[PyQt] Support for relocated Qt installations.

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Mon Jan 11 20:27:37 GMT 2010

On Mon, 11 Jan 2010 20:59:01 +0100, Giulio Eulisse <Giulio.Eulisse at cern.ch>
> Dear all,
> the project I work for packages all of its software so that the build
> and installation path can be different. In order to make qt programs
> relocatable we use our own qt.conf that gets relocated at
> post-installation time with the correct installation path.
> This seems to confuse pyqt building, because the "qtdirs" program,
> used at build time by pyqt, does not use qt.conf, because no
> QCoreApplication is created.
> The attached patch fixes the problem. Do you think you could accept it
> upstream, so that we don't have to maintain the patch ourself?

Seems harmless enough - though it won't make it into the next release.


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